Sport: Horses at Chicago

Manhattan, Boston and Toronto are the scenes of the three great annual indoor horse shows in North America, the greatest being the so-called National in Manhattan's Madison Square Garden. Lacking funds this year, Boston did not want a show. Having a World's Fair, to which a horse show was as essential as a balloon ascension, Chicago did want one. Last week the Chicago Fair held its show in the 124th Field Artillery Armory.

Horsey folk in the East watched closely for hints of what competition to expect next week in Manhattan's "Golden Jubilee" National,...

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